Meredith Wood is a member of the small-business team at NerdWallet. Prior to this, she was a VP at Fundera where she founded the Fundera Ledger. She has specialized in financial advice for small-business owners for over a decade.
The latest from Meredith
Small Business Loans NYC: Your Local Funding Guide
Options abound for small business loans in NYC, so dive in to learn what each has to offer and what the costs are.
Budget vs. Forecast: Key Differences You Need to Know
Both budgeting and forecasting help businesses plan how to reach goals and decide which goals can be reached.
BB&T Business Loans Review: Options and How to Apply
See the variety of BB&T business loans available, the pros and cons, and learn about the application process.
Small Business Loans for Car Dealers and Auto Repair Shops: The Top Options
Making money in the auto industry isn’t cheap. Small business loans for car dealers and auto repair shops can help.
How to Use GoFundMe for Business Startup Funding
Learn how to use GoFundMe for business startup funding and review the pros and cons of crowdfunding with GoFundMe.
The Complete Guide to Navy Federal Business Loans
Learn about Navy Federal business loans - the variety, requirements, advantages and alternatives.
Colorado Small Business Grants: The Top Options
Get a flavor of what Colorado small business grants require so you can manage your time and resources effectively.
Inventory Turnover Ratio: Definition, Formula and How to Calculate
A high inventory turnover ratio typically means your business is managing stock efficiently.
Gym Equipment Finance: Your Top 5 Options
Should you own your equipment or lease it? Consider different gym equipment finance options to fit your situation.
What Is a Business Debt Schedule?
Organizing what your business owes in a business debt schedule is useful. Learn what it can do and should include.
Do I Need a Down Payment for a Business Loan?
A down payment for a business loan is not always necessary, but it may be a good idea if you have the capital.
The 10 Best Cities for Remote Workers in the United States
The top 10 U.S. cities for remote workers met five criteria such as Wi-Fi speed, median rent and cost of living.
Buy-Sell Agreement: What Is It and Do You Need One for Your Business?
A buy-sell agreement helps prevent future problems. Here’s what you need to know about setting one up.
AccountEdge Reviews 2022: Is It Right For You?
Learn about AccountEdge's options, features, pricing and alternatives to see if it's right for your business.